Texas releases Collins from scholarship

Posted July 31st, 2014


Safety Chevoski Collins told the American-Statesman on Thursday that he has been released from his scholarship at Texas.

Collins, a redshirt freshman who was dismissed from the program last week for a violation of team rules, is free to explore a transfer. It was not immediately known whether his release came with any conditions.

Collins, of Livingston, was 34th on the American-Statesman’s Fab 55 in 2013.


Earlier Thursday, the Statesman reported running back Jalen Overstreet has been given his release. Overstreet was dismissed last week for a violation of team rules.

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